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blow-by-blow

Very thorough and detailed. I'm so jealous that you get to go to the gala! I'll want a blow-by-blow account when you get home tonight! Don't bore people with a blow-by-blow account that chronicles every minute of your trip—just give them the highlights.

blow by blow

Described in minute detail, as in Tell me about last night's party, blow by blow. This term originated in radio broadcasts during the 1930s, in which the sportscaster gave a detailed account of each punch struck in a boxing match. It soon was transferred to a detailed account of anything at all.
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Telly Davidson certainly takes us, blow by blow, through the tragedy of 1998-99 that led us to the lethal impasse which the nation suffers today, both in politics and in loss of moral cohesion of society.
RACHAEL BLACKMORE made her graded-race breakthrough and rode her first winner for Gordon Elliott when Blow By Blow landed the Grade 3 Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle in Thurles yesterday.
The mum of two met a gruesome end at the hands of husband Joe O'Reilly, who played the grieving widower and re-enacted her death blow by blow to her horrified parents.
Fairyhouse Mark Boylan ALL eyes at Fairyhouse were on the return and hurdles debut of Grade 1-winning bumper star Blow By Blow, making his first start for Gordon Elliott, but it was instead the turn of another Gigginstownowned runner, Mind's Eye, to land the decisive blow.
In the Blow by Blow boxing presentation on television last Sunday, Pacquiao in gleaming blue shirt, was a picture of complete serenity as he delivered a closing inspirational message to aspirant boxers.
In the meantime, the only thing about boxing Pacquiao is into these days is the revival of the TV program Blow by Blow (Reloaded), which is set for a rousing revival tonight at the city gymnasium.
BLOG Blow by blow, word for word Read the transcript of our live blog from Bluebirds v Leicester City at the Cardiff City Stadium WalesOnline.
Ground Truth' is an oversight into the Afghanistan conflict in 2008, not so much a blow by blow account of a series of battles, as in 3 Para.
If you read Northern Ontario Business you are no doubt the type of individual who has been following this corporate passion play closely, so I'll spare you the blow by blow account.
The first third of the book consists of articles by twelve different authors defending the Pope, explaining the attacks on him and answering them, blow by blow.
Cloud People: Reasoned resonances ride/Sky Father's chariot of old/Where blow by blow in weathered skeins/His hoary-haired reside//These Longhairs/Pulse outside themselves there/White one perfume exudes/And one contain things/Like weather charts and satellites/Predicting snows/Protecting shelves what violet never shows/That all the neat little rules are/Garden rows we didn't plant/That all the times we knew the could/We fared the can't//That the seed of things/Was something my eyes could have feigned/'Cept when that finally showed/It fell like rain
GORDON Elliott is always a force at Navan and posted a fine treble with Diamond Cauchois, Blow By Blow and Rapid Escape.
Gordon Elliott's gelding wound up for the season with a close second to subsequent Punchestown Grade 1 winner Blow By Blow at Fairyhouse in March and, with a clear round, is a class apart on hurdles bow.
Manny Pacquiao is arguably one of the greatest boxers of all time, but the eight-division world champion began his career as a scrawny kid in the boxing show Blow by Blow.
Sex, serves up, blow by blow, the popular farce known as the Meese Commission.